Investment , Policy & Regulations , Energy Transition , Technology

Britain Strikes $552 Million Partnership with Bill Gates to Supercharge Green Tech

Speaking at a Global Investment Summit alongside U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Bill Gates said investment was needed to further develop new technologies that were currently too expensive for the consumer market.

October 22, 2021

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

BP Calls for Investment in Long-term Energy Deals, Storage to Meet Future Demand

BP CEO Bernard Looney said investment in natural gas is needed, which "remains a great balancer" in the energy system.

October 21, 2021

Investment , Energy Transition , ESG

'Shades of Green’: How Oil and Gas Is Approaching Sustainability

As the energy sector transitions toward a low-carbon future, oil and gas companies are adopting wide-ranging approaches to sustainable energy production, according to David Linden, head of energy transition at Westwood Global Energy Group.

October 20, 2021

Investment , Energy Transition

Energy Crisis Wake-up Call for More Investment, ADNOC CEO Says

Sultan al-Jaber also said the world will continue to need fossil fuels despite the transition to cleaner energy sources.

October 20, 2021

Public Capital , Private Equity , Investment , Conferences , Energy Transition , ESG

VanLoh: ‘Green’ Investors Should Pick US Oil and Gas

The world will need more energy and the responsible North American energy industry can provide it while lowering emissions, Quantum Energy Partners’ CEO S. Wil VanLoh says.

October 20, 2021

Investment , Emissions , Energy Transition , ESG

Amazon, Others Commit to Zero-carbon Shipping Fuels by 2040

The initiative, which includes Amazon, IKEA, among other commercial users of container shipping, sets a goal for companies to only purchase ocean freight services powered by scalable zero-carbon fuels by 2040.

October 19, 2021

Investment , Legislation , Emissions , Energy Transition

UK Sets Net-zero Ambition as Part of Strategy to ‘Build Back Greener’

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson presented his net-zero strategy on Oct. 19 that aims to secure 440,000 jobs and unlock $124 billion of private investment by 2030.

October 19, 2021

Investment , Energy Transition , ESG

Report: Only a Quarter of Oil Execs Plan Transition Away from Fossil Fuels

While a majority said they would stay focused on core oil and gas business, most executives are mapping out near-term decarbonization strategies, a recent study says.

October 19, 2021

Private Equity , Investment

Rethinking Valuation Techniques for Energy Investments

Find out why traditional valuation methodologies may not be appropriate for new technologies and/or early-stage private equity energy investments.

October 15, 2021

Investment , Policy & Regulations , Energy Transition

Financing a Greener Future: Obstacles and Opportunities

The idea of financing the energy transition seems daunting to some industry members, but the solution might not be as bleak as it seems.

October 14, 2021